Alleluia! the Lord liveth (Cuthbert Harris)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2020-11-12). Score information: A4, 8 pages, 208 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes:
Title: Alleluia! the Lord liveth
Composer: Cuthbert Harris
Source of text: Psalm 18:47; Psalm 118:22; John 16:20; I Cor. 15:20 & 57
First published: 1902 Novello's Octavo Anthems no.729
Original text and translations
Ps.18:47 The Lord liveth, and blessed be my strong helper: and praised be the Lord of my salvation.
Ps.118:22 The same stone which the builders refused: is become the head-stone in the corner.
John 16:20b Ye shall weep and lament, but the world shall rejoice: and ye shall be sorrowful, but your sorrow shall be turned into joy.
I Cor. 15:20 But now is Christ risen from the dead, and become the first-fruits of them that slept.
I Cor. 15:57 But thanks be to God, which giveth us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.